What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website or app and when do we collect it?
When registering on our site or filling out a form, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, phone number, zip code, birthdate or other details to help with your experience.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
To personalize user’s experience and allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
How do we protect visitor information?
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards. We use regular Malware Scanning.
We do not use an SSL certificate because we only provide articles and information, and have a contact form.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly. However, you can still place orders.
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information.
Third Party Links
We do not include or offer third party products or services on our website.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en.
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented the following:
Demographics and Interests Reporting:
We, along with third-party vendors, such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding referral links and search engine queries. Opting out: Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on
California Online Privacy Protection Act
In accordance with CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
How does our site handle ‘Do Not Track’ signals?
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third party behavioral tracking?
We do not allow third party behavioral tracking.
Children Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
For children under the age of 13, COPPA puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices principles form the backbone of privacy law in the U.S. and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices, we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify the users via email and in site notification within 7 business days.
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violators.
We collect your email address in order to:
Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
To be in accordance with CAN SPAM we agree to the following:
Not use false, misleading subjects or email addresses, identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way, include the physical address of our business or site headquarters, include the physical address of our business or site headquarters, monitor third party email marketing services for compliance if one is used, honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly, allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails:
Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from the correspondence.